Britney Spears‘ lawyer Matthew Rosengart alleges that her father Jamie Spears is avoiding a deposition. Rosengart says in new courtroom paperwork that Spears has been avoiding being questioned underneath oath for 5 months as a result of he ran “a corrupted and conflicted conservatorship that stripped his daughter of sure elementary liberties,” TMZ reports.
The paperwork additionally state that Jamie paid himself $6.3 million together with hefty quantities within the “tens of tens of millions” to different people involved with the conservatorship. Jamie has mentioned he will conform to a deposition however solely in his hometown of Kentwood, Louisiana the place Britney was born and raised. Rosengart makes it clear within the submitting that he’ll journey to the southern state to query Jamie — who was the conservator of Britney’s property for 13 years — underneath oath.
The docs additional allege that Jamie “continues to harass and bully Britney Spears by, amongst different issues, failing to cooperate together with his discovery … and truly noticing his daughter’s deposition, at the same time as he hides from answering important deposition questions.”
Britney’s conservatorship formally got here to an finish in Nov. 2021 after Brenda J. Penny made the choice in Los Angeles Supreme Courtroom. The transfer got here after two courtroom appearances by the pop star, 40, the place she detailed the alleged abuse she skilled under the arrangement — together with being “pressured” to work a Las Vegas residency that made tens of millions, unable to marry and have a child at her will with fiancé Sam Asghari, and having to endure undesirable remedy and psychological well being therapy.
Spears mentioned she was fearful to talk out in opposition to her father as she was repeatedly threatened that she would not have custody and entry to her children Sean, 16, and Jayden, 15, with ex Kevin Federline. She additionally mentioned that she was unable to spend her cash as she selected, together with on private grooming like a haircut, cosmetics, and a manicure or pedicure, and was pressured to stay on a small allowance.